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FOX
Sep 5, 2010 11:15pm EDT
down he is padding his stats. the national highlights up next when we return. [ music ]  no oil has flowed into the gulf for weeks, but it's just the beginning of our work. i'm iris cross. bp has taken full responsibility for the clean up in the gulf and that includes keeping you informed. my job is to listen to the shrimpers and fishermen, hotel and restaurant workers and find ways to help. that means working with communities. we have 19 centers in 4 states. we've made over 120,000 claims payments, more than $375 million. we've committed $20 billion to an independent claims fund to cover lost income until people impacted can get back to work. we'll keep looking for oil, cleaning it up if we find it and restoring the gulf coast. i was born in new orleans. my family still lives here. bp is gonna be here until the oil is gone and the people and businesses are back to normal... until we make this right. in 2008 i quit venture capital to follow my passion for food. i saw a gap in the market for a fresh culinary brand and launched behindtheburner.com.
ABC
Sep 19, 2010 12:05am EDT
. >>> tragedy on a haskel football field cutting at the heart strings of the nation. -- on a high-school football field. he had just thrown a touchdown pass near beaumont, texas, and moments later collapsed and died at the hospital. on aware of his condition, coaches allowed the game to continue, but in the fourth quarter the news circled back to the stadium. his mother said he suffered from seizures. >>> the five-month battle to seal the ruptured oil well on the golf is nearly finished. pressure tests are being conducted to ensure the oil well is completely blocked. it ruptured april 20 after an explosion that killed 11 workers and cost the worst offshore oil spill in the nation's history. >>> a plane crashes on approach to reagan national airport, sending first responders into action. thankfully, this was just a drill. d.c. fire and ems worked with other agencies to prepare for the worst. they were aided by 80 volunteers. >> everybody is trying to do is get practice. hands-on practice working together, communicating, responding, saving lives. >> flight operations were not affect
CSPAN
Sep 25, 2010 6:15pm EDT
implementation of the principles of the charter of the united nations and the implementation of the security council and general assembly resolutions in addition to the advisory opinion of the international code of justice and the provisions of international law, including international humanitarian rights law, on the ground of the occupied palestinian territories, and including israel, all of which constitute the legitimate terms of reference for any successful negotiation leading to a final peace agreement. mr. president, ladies and gentlemen, our people, in spite of its great suffering, holds steadfast to its rights, to their land, and to the national soil. at the same time, they are determined on restoring their national unity between the two parts of our homeland. we are making every possible effort in order to restore our unity through dialogue and in order to restore the good offices and honorable efforts deployed by our brothers and friends, particularly the arab republic of egypt. we will spare no effort on our part to put an end to the division resulting from the coup agai
SFGTV2
Sep 21, 2010 4:00pm PDT
like this counts as we lead the nation in a great celebration. right now, i would like to call upon the san francisco assessor, bill ping, who is here to present the city's proclamation from our mayor of sentences go. i would like you all to say come on up bill. thank you for being here with us. give him a warm welcome. he is our san francisco assessor, bill ping. [applause] >> thank you, jan. can i ask some other commissioners to join me on stage? i know that commissioners mar and chu are here. if there are other elected officials, if you could join me. our community in san francisco is something we are extremely proud of. frankly, if it was not for all of you i do not think any of us would be standing up here. we are very honored to be representing the community and the richness of our heritage in san francisco. it is not just one community but many communities that come from north asia, south asia, southeast asia, the pacific islands. all of us are here to pay homage to the leaders getting awards but also to thank the heritage committee for all the work they have done. can we cal
FOX
Sep 18, 2010 11:15pm EDT
it. ♪ . >>> welcome back. first the bad news. the nationals are in the middle of a three game series against the n-l east leading phillies. now the good news fillies started and they are 0-7 against the nationals this season. the worst against any time. first inning the nationals get to him yet again. jason can't quite get to it so danny scores all the way from first base. that is a triple for desmond his third of the season. the nationals lead 1-0. third inning phillies are now leading. howard's 30th homerun this season. the nationals fall to the phillies 5-2. >> elsewhere the yankees and orioles and guthrie having some trouble in the first. posada gets it into it. y wiggington's glove and out. they take the early 2-0 lead. the yankees are up 4-2 when robinson unloads on guthrie. not called the bronx bombers for nothing, folks. they win 11-3. >> it is almost time for off the wall. martin what are you and i going to discuss after the bra he can? >> how about a little controversy? 40 who should be in the locker room and who had the best week in the nfl the opening week. >> i can't wai
ABC
Sep 12, 2010 11:35pm EDT
captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >>> just before the midterm elections, congress is gearing up for a battle on how to boost the economy with tax is taking center stage. republicans want to extend all of the cuts while the obama administration wants to expand the tax cuts for the middle class and for those earning two hundred $50,000 or more will expire -- earning $250,000 or more will expire. >> if the only option i have is to vote for some of those tax reductions, i will vote for it. >> but his admission does not mean that republicans will abandon the fight. they want a renewal of the bush era tax cuts that are set to expire. >> borrowing $700 billion to extend tax cuts that average more than $100,000 a year to millionaires and even billionaires is the least effective bang for the but we could have. >> the bush tax cuts -- allowing the bush tax cuts to expire would increase taxes for those earning more than $250.000. some democrats say they will break from party leadership on the issue. extending for tax cuts -- extending tax cuts for all wage
FOX
Sep 11, 2010 11:00pm EDT
. >> president obama pausing to reflect with the nations of september 11th and thanks for staying with us. the president smoke spoke in arlington where officials and family members came together to honor the lives lost and to celebrate the memories living on and jennifer davis has more. >> reporter: in the shadow of the pentagon, under bright and sunny skies, they joined 200 families to remember a day 9 years ago from the world as we knew it was forever changed. >> on a day like, this the calm september morning was shattered by the worst act of terrorism in the nation's history. >> reporter: the president laid a wreath in memory. he didn't mention the controversies swirling around the plan or the florida pastor who had planned to burn the q'uran, he did appeal to the nation to honor the memory of those killed on september 11th by valuing diversity and tolerance. >> we are not and never will be at war with islam and that was not a religion that attacked us, it was al qaeda. >> reporter: they search for the bench inscribed with the name of the loved one and that is where the personal and pr
SFGTV
Sep 5, 2010 8:30am PDT
department to enter a 10 year agreement with the national park service to provide fire and emergency medical services to national park service areas within san francisco, with the park service reimbursing the fire department for those services, and to accept funds provided by the national park service as reimbursement for services. i contend, resolution approving the hiring of permanent career civilian federal firefighters displaced by the closure of the national park service fire station in the presidio, pursuant to the authority granted by california government code section 53280. >> happy birthday, supervisor mirkarimi. the three items you have before you today constitute approximately an 18 month process. i know supervisors elsbernd and alioto-pier have been very concerned. this will be a value added for anyone who lives or works in the presidio. we have with us mr. jeff dice and mr. mike savage to talk about their support for these resolutions as they move forward to this body and the full board next week. i would also like to acknowledge recently retired deputy chiefs of the ad
WHUT
Sep 26, 2010 11:00am EDT
secrets reside in the repositories of our national archives? have any of the secrets been improperly penetrated and revealed? we'll ask the archivist of the united states, alan weinstein. [theme song playing] >> doctor alan weinstein, it's a great pleasure having yo pleasure to be here. >> recently, you brought the minister of iraq. what did he -- what was his impression? what did he take away from your visit and what did you show him? >> john, we have over a million visitors every year. he was -- he had the place to himself for a while. he was interested in seeing the charters of freedoms, interested in seeing the declaration of independence, the constitution and -- >> u.n. declaration? >> and the bill the rights, the u.s. charter. he was also interested in the revolutionary period. washington -- was fascinated to spend sometime with washington's documents. he knew a great deal about american history. he also knew a great deal about the american revolution, for example, that we like so many other democracies began with support from other countries. we began with french support. they
ABC
Sep 17, 2010 11:00pm EDT
. captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >>> we will begin tonight with a story that is heartbreaking for any parent to year. a little boy dies after he became entangled in a drip record appeared that happened on the 900 block of northampton drive. >> this is such a sad story. this is an apartment complex filled with young children. as you can imagine, everyone here is very upset and very concerned. >> scared pierre >> scared is the way that parents put it after a 17-month-old boy was strangled to death when he accidentally got tangled in the court of a curtain in his home. rosa hernandez says she was sitting on lane fronts that this morning when she saw the boy's father rushed from the apartment with his son to a police of a serb. the boy was able to today to a police officer. the boy was able to -- with his son to a police officer. the boy was able to come out of his crib. >> for children, yes, i thought there were dangers. i keep my kids away from them. >> after the police officer performed cpr, he rushed the 17- year-old boy -- 17-month-old boy to the h
NBC
Sep 7, 2010 4:30am EDT
yesterday to use the nation's crumbling infrastructure as a vehicle to help put the nation's stalled economy back on track and americans back to work rebui rebuilding runways, railways, and roads. republicans in washington wasted no time blasting the proposal after the president blamed the gop for putting u.s. economy in reverse. nbc's tracie potts joins us us now from washington with more. tracie, good morning. >> good morning. the white house officials have no numbers but this would put americans back to work. the white house says it's not a stimulus, but the idea is similar. $50 billion for infrastructure, fixing 100,000 miles of roads, 150 miles of runways, and building a new air traffic control system. >> anybody want more delays at airports? >> no. >> no, i didn't think so. >> president obama says it will create jobs and won't cost a dime of borrowed money. >> this is a plan that will be fully paid for. it will not add to the deficit over time. >> republicans attacked saying americans are skeptical about spending more money. they're still looking for the shovel-ready jobs they
NBC
Sep 23, 2010 6:00pm EDT
united nations today where he urged member nations to work harder to help israel and the palestinians reach a peace deal. the president suggested the palestinians could become members of the u.n. with their own country as soon as next yr. steve handelsmanas our report. >> reporter: thanks. good evening from new york city. a middle east peace deal is still mostly up to the palestinians and the israelis. but go preside obama came up here to the u.n. tie demand that other nations and no just the unitedtates do more to support rael. barack obama is still a star at the u.n. the general assembly was packed. the applause loud. the president offered a starting possible for next year. >> we could have an agreement that will lead to a new member of the united nations. an independent, sovereign state of palestine living in peace with israel. >> reporter: can it happen? palestinian president abbas said he'll walk out of talks if israeli prime minister netanyahu does not extend the settlement freeze. the secretary of state clinton has been pushing but no deal. the president warned israelis, don't
ABC
Sep 3, 2010 11:00pm EDT
news at 11:00. captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >>> we have just learned that earl has been downgraded to a tropical storm. officials in north carolina dodged disaster. earl continues to move towards new england. we have live coverage. >> it continues, leon, the race toward the northeast. there will be some nasty weather earlier tomorrow morning. parikh it is. all of the new england coast line. it is now a tropical storm. take a look at the storm scant and you can see where earl is -- nine miles east of nantucket. there are only tropical storm warnings for the coast of new england. it will continue to race by bringing some heavy storms and strong winds. meanwhile for us, behind it it will feel like a different season and a different weather pattern. i would tell you about the details. >>> girl did not get close enough to do any major damage to north carolina. minimal damage has been reported along the eastern seaboard. we have the latest video of earl's path. >> this could have been much worse. just 44 hours ago earl was a category 4 storm. they ar
ABC
Sep 30, 2010 4:30am EDT
. >> get more from abc news, later today on "good morning america" or any captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> a powerful storm is rolling through our region predic. flash flood warning is still an effect. bid thursday morning to you. >> we are bracing for the worst out as heavy rain falls across the metro region. we are watching the impact out on the roadways. we begin with the meteorologist. clyde >> it is a busy morning already. we had a tornado warning. it has expired. we do have a flash flood watches in effect for the entire area. take a look at all of the rain. heavier bands to the south. everything is moving toward the north. there are several additional hours of heavy rain across the area. the rain total since midnight are here. we are at 4.5 hours. manassas, fairfax, about 1.5 inches. we are going to add to this many parts of the area produce locally there is even more than that. we have a big change on the way for the day. rain is heavy at times. it'll become windy. temperatures today are 72 degrees to 78 degrees. we will take a bucket the extended alo
ABC
Sep 13, 2010 11:00pm EDT
sentiment felt by her fans across the nation. >> what an inspiration she has been for me. watching her show has empowered me to be a better woman. >> enjoy your trip, tiffany. do not miss out oprah's final season. and who knew? john travolta is the pilich -- is the pilot. >> he flies, too. >> and it is all business class. >> drink a glass of wine, right? >> we have that beautiful, beautiful evening again. nice outside with some humidity after some rain that did carry into sunday. over half an inch in a lot of spots. 73 degrees is the average high. 83 degrees in two days. as we head into thursday, 79 degrees. 73 in washington, pa. in the 50's right now. --7 g-k#wennsylvania is in the's right now. out in west virginia, talk about some nasty weather. -- a,x-qsout in the atlantic cot talk about some nasty weather. this is some of the late evening pictures from the nasa satellite. and this is from the other satellite. this is the eye. it is 25 miles across. with these super hurricanes you can almost see some swirls inside that are almost like many tornadoes. -- mini tornadoes. some of t
ABC
Sep 22, 2010 4:30am EDT
. obama's national security staff, which he calls a disaster. the current commander in afghanistan, general david petraeus is quoted as telling an aide he doesn't like talking to the president's senior adviser david axelrod. petraeus, in the book, dismisses axelrod as, quote, a complete spin doctor. and it talks about a cia 3,000-man covert army operating in afghanistan. and it says it has intelligence that afghan president, hamid karzai, suffers from manic depression. it also says that president obama also takes politics into account, as he sets that withdrawal deadline for next july. he says in the book, a deadline is needed because, quote, he can't lose the whole democratic party. this is all based on "new york times" reporting on that advanced copy of the book. all this, just breaking this morning. so far, no comment from the white house. rob and vinita? >> certainly some interesting details. emily schmidt in washington this morning. thank you. >>> and more shakeup at the white house. president obama's top economic adviser is now stepping down. larry summers plans to leave the
ABC
Sep 22, 2010 4:00am EDT
slick, new web video that portrays her as the national leader of the tea party movement. but she never mentions the word republican. and at least one gop candidate says he does not want palin campaigning for him. jeffrey perry dismissed palin as, quote, an entertainer. >>> the law banning gays from openly serving in the military remains in place right now. several republican senators blocked repealing the don't ask, don't tell bill. democratic leaders are promising to bring the issue back up after november's elections. they hope to move repeal efforts forward before losing any supporters who may feel defeated. >>> the man at the center of a massive recall of eggs linked to salmonella is expected to apologize today. this morning's "ghoin register" reports that jack decoster says he is sorry to all those who got sick. it also says that the iowa company will not resume selling fresh eggs until the farms are free of disease. >>> and that woman, theresa lewis, is set to become the first female executed in virginia in nearly a century. she was convicted of hiring two men to kill her hu
ABC
Sep 9, 2010 12:00pm EDT
captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> live and in hd, this abc 7 "news at noon." on your side. >>> afternoon, i am alison starling. today d.c.'s mayor is speaking out. he is firing back against accusations of a potential voting scandal days before the mayoral primary. this was uncovered by us first and suzanne kennedy is live with the latest. >> the mayor is 5 days out from this election and virtually the only issue that he was questioning this morning was whether his campaign paid people for their some people claim they were promised jobs paying $100 per day if they voted for the matter. voters cast their ballot but the jobs and money never materialized. workers at campaign headquarters yesterday said they had gotten many calls complaining about this. they said there were no jobs to offer. here is what the mayor had to say that . >> [no audio] >> he had to say that there were not specific details about it and in regard to who was the campaign worker came toward and asked -- and gave them that information that he would deal with it. he says trainin
WHUT
Sep 26, 2010 6:00pm EDT
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ABC
Sep 21, 2010 11:00pm EDT
captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >>> the line a d.c. streets for blocks and belong to one woman. >> i collect the things to make them. >> why this could cause problems. on the brink of a record. the summer is about to turn into a fall on fire. it is costing some one big bucks. an alert for homeowners. a local woman's alarm system goes off. why did the police refused to check it out? >> live and in hd. this is abc 7 news at 11:00, on your side. >>> we begin with a shocking story, a case in a northeast neighborhood, a woman's belongings sprawled four blocks of she is evicted from her apartment. it has led to serious issues. exclusive details from the woman and insights to how this came to be. >> you really have to take a look at all this stuff to understand how many personal belongings we are talking about. this extends for about four city blocks, both sides of the street, in all directions. all this came out of one woman's house. she was evicted today and did not have anywhere to turn. eloise diaz says she came from nothing, growing up in venezuela.
ABC
Sep 26, 2010 11:35pm EDT
that some members of the president's national security team had doubts that sending more troops in woodwork. the book goes on sale this tuesday. at 130-year-old ban may be overturned. the takoma park city council will vote on whether stores can sell alcohol. it went into effect in 1883 because of the city's largely seventh-day adventist population. if the city decides to overturn the ban come muddied maryland general assembly will have the final say. -- the ban, the maryland general assembly will have the final say. >>> maryland's first casino is set to open early. it is opening tomorrow. the finishing touches are being put on the casino in maryville. the staff is being trained. >> it will be an exciting place to place calls with a comfortable atmosphere. we think it will be really popular once we get the doors open. >> a 2008 referendum was voted for slots. two-thirds of the revenues go back to the state. it will create 250 jobs. 80 percent of them -- 80% of them will be local. >>> it is the movie based on a worldwide obsession and it stars a justin toomer like. that is coming up
CSPAN
Sep 11, 2010 8:00pm EDT
national anthem of the united states. nd playing "star-spangled banner"] >> ladies and gentlemen, the chairman of the joint chiefs of staff, admiral mike mullen. >> mr. president, secretary gates, distinguished guests, most of all families and friends of those we lost on 9/11, inside the pentagon, near the chapel, lies a quilt on display. it was stitched together by dozens of americans who simply wanted those of us who survived the attack on his building to note that day, our fellow citizens, would always remember those who did not. on that quilt are written these words by a little girl, "in our hearts, we weep for you. in our minds, we honor you." today, her words still comfort us, because today, we still weak for those we lost here and in new york -- weep for those we lost here, in new york, and in somerset county. we honor them with our presence and certainly with this memorial. mostly, we honor them with our lives, with what we have done from that day to this, the sacrifices we have borne, the laughter we have shared, the hope we have dared to let back into our hearts. unspeakable
PBS
Sep 17, 2010 7:00pm PDT
to cut taxes in japan. this revolution will speak through the entire nation. >> reporter: where the population is 2.3 million and the fourth largest city in japan, takehara is sharply at odds with the city assembly. he has proposed drastic measures including cutting city taxes and hiring the families of assembly members. there is strong objection to these measures. there is a referendum called for. a poll shows the support for takehara has remained high at 74%. the osaka governor has a different adversary, the central government. he is angry local municipalities are forced to soldier part of the costs for public works projects such as road and dam construction that are launched by the state. >> translator: this is like a bill some rip-off bar would issue. if it were a private company, it wouldn't be able to stay in business. this is just one example of how poorly the central government manages the nation. >> reporter: he also has reviewed many domestic projects ranging from public works to salary cuts, despite opposition from labor unions. he could reverse osaka's budget deficit in
FOX
Sep 23, 2010 11:00pm EDT
. >>> the first congressional hearing on the national transportation safety board's report concerning the deadly 2009 metrorail collision was held today. officials testified about the accident and the progress of safety procedures and operations of the metro. congresswoman eleanor holmes norton spoke about the federal interest involving national safety standards. nine people died, dozens more injured in a crash last year. >>> hundreds of millions of dollars just sitting in virginia coffers. that discovery was made in an independent audit. the cash slated for transportation project over the past decade. tonight fox 5's john henrehan has the edge on making sure no dollar gets left behind. >> reporter: on paper the virginia department of transportation spends about $3.3 billion a year constructing and maintaining the highways and secondary roads of the commonwealth. but a four month long audit of the agency by a team of cpas in richmond has discovered hundreds of millions of dollars in unspent accounts. example, in the early part of the decade vdot kept about 3 1/2% of its allocated money in
WETA
Sep 15, 2010 6:00pm EDT
. somewhere in america we've already answered some of the nation's toughest health-care questions. and the over 60,000 people of siemens are ready to do it again. siemens. answers. >> and now, "bbc world news." >> africa's for brought the crisis -- millions are going hungry in niger. >> the harvest has improved, but it is clear that ongoing food insecurity has taken its toll on the people, especially the children. >> they're getting to the heart of the matter. u.s. middle east envoy george mitchell's assessment of the talks between israelis and palestinians. a senior vatican official describes the uk as a third world country. he has pulled out of the pope's statement. welcome to our viewers on pbs in america, also run the globe. coming up later, outside, the streets ring with protests. inside, france's lower house passes the bill which will raise the retirement age from 60 to 62, and serving therapy. can riding a wave help you call for mental health problems? public service is putting in health care money to find out. hello to you. millions -- yes, millions -- of people are going hungry at
NBC
Sep 27, 2010 5:00pm EDT
evening. that is why the national service -- weather service has made a flash flood watch. in this area, more heavy downpours are possible ovnight. low-lying areas could flood. 74 on the beach at ocean city. 70 at hagerstown. it is a little bit cooler out in the western maryland mountains. kind of money. sun said this evening at five minutes before 7:00. -- sunset this evening at 6:55. that bounder was enough to help kick up some severe thunderstorms. no reports of any damage or any spots of tornadoes, but the radar was showing strong locations for them developing. low pressure to the south will be tracking through our region. that brings a chance for additional rain, you'll see that developing as we go into the night. tomorrow night, a new batch of rain comes up from the south and spread into the area wednesday night and maybe some heavy rain again on thursday. right to about a thursday, some on settled weather expected around here. skies will turn partly cloudy tomorrow afternoon. the height of 76-81. on the bay, the national weather service has a gale warning. a cool 68 with occ
ABC
Sep 9, 2010 4:30am EDT
make america less safe. >>> and consumers have spoken. who really makes the nation's best burger? >>> and good morning, everybody. thanks for being with us. tropical storm hermine has broken up. but it is not done wreaking havoc. >> hermine's latest chaos, tornadoes around dallas. funnel clouds landed into buildings and power lines, casting off debris and electrical sparks. >> the rain is moving in a northeasterly direction, toward illinois. and it will continue to clobber the area with heavy flash flooding. brad wheelis has details. >> reporter: the water rose so quickly, emergency responders used whatever means necessary to get to people in need. >> i'm so thankful they were here to save us. my boyfriend told me to get on the roof. and i did. they put me in the vest and got me across. >> reporter: residents were trapped on roofs and balconies after flash floods turned roads into rivers. the remnants of tropical storm hermine, drenched dallas, austin and san antonio. 10 to 20 inches of rain fell in 24 hours. >> it's been very hard for the people that live here. and very scary fo
ABC
Sep 25, 2010 11:30pm EDT
. >>> there was mystery, romance, even adventure on the national mall. hundreds of people turned out for the 10th annual national book festival. the library of congress sponsored the event. more than 70 authors and illustrators manned different stations. alison starling was there to it and see the presentation. >> it was a very warm day. the d.c. area matched a heat record. steve rudin as live in the weather center to explain. >> very hot day across the mid- atlantic. we look for the temperatures to cool down it during tomorrow. at this hour, from the belfort furniture weather center, 76 fairfax, 75 leesburg. the cooler air is on the way, the headlines today show the temperatures, 67th day at 90 degrees or better at reagan national, 93 degrees. we broke the record at dulles airport, and finally much-needed rain on the way. we could be looking at 1, 2 inches of rain for the start of the upcoming work week. how about the rest of the week? the forecast in much more detail. >> we could use the rain. thank you. >>> coming up, caught on tape, a cop accused of faking an arrest because a teenager ha
NBC
Sep 1, 2010 4:30am EDT
. we begin with turning the page. president obama addressed the nation from the oval office last night, put an ends to u.s. combat in iraq. he thanked americans for paying a "huge price" for the war. he says it's time to move forward without closing the book on the future of iraq. tr tracie potts in washington with more. >>. >> reporter: president obama made it clear, the next big mission is right here at home. >> the american combat mission in iraq has ended. >> reporter: with combat troops out of iraq, president obama announced a new task. >> millions of americans who lost their jobs need to go back to work. >> reporter: he blamed massive deficits on a decade of war with borrowed money. he promised the pullout in afghanistan will begin next summer. >> open-ended war serves neither our interests or the afghan people. >> reporter: he criticized the president for the surge. >> some leaders who opposed, criticized and fought tooth and nail to stop the surge strategy, now proudly claim credit for the results. >> reporter: today's focus? the middle east. >> we pledge to do all we can
FOX News
Sep 25, 2010 2:30pm EDT
. senate christine o'donnell is done with the national media at least for now. smart strategy or will it back fire on this tea party favorite? >> she's drawing fire from both sides. >> i'm not going to do anymore national media because this is my focus, delaware is my focus and the local media is my focus. >> why is delaware's darling shunning the national media? plus, eight city council members were arrested in california. did the mainstream media withhold one tiny fact intentionally? answers next on news watch. ♪ for he's a jolly good fellow ♪ the meeting's tomorro in dals ♪ ♪ we need to finish tho projections ♪ ♪ then output the final presentations ♪ ♪ sally, i'm gonna need 40 copies, obviously collated ♪ wht's going on? when we're crunched for time, brad combines office celebrations with official business. it's about efficiency. [ courier ] we can help. wh you ship with fedex, you can work rht up until the lastinute. it gives you re time to get stuff done. that's a great idea. ♪ i need tspeak with you privately ♪ ♪ i found your resume on the printer
ABC
Sep 22, 2010 4:30am EDT
obama will deliver the first of two speeches at the united nations. dealers began a summit today reviewing anti-particle's adopted in 2000. tomorrow he will address the entire engine assembly. >>> another setback for president's economic team. lawrence summers will depart as director of the national economic council at the end of the year and will return to a position at harvard. the president is trying to focus on rebuilding the economy. unemployment is 926%. >>> major setback for "don't ask, don't tell" in the military. >> the motion is not agree to. >> senate republicans blocked a provision that would have repealed a ban on gays openly serving. democrats will try to pass the bill during a lame-duck session later this year. >>> falling a developing story, investigating three shootings, one of them deadly. of limonite. the first incident happened at 8:00 last night when a man was shot and killed at the intersection of southern avenue and ninth st. se. another man wounded on 22nd st. se. a third man was shot in 1800 block of i st. northeast. noel arrests. >>> a fairfax county man
ABC
Sep 23, 2010 4:00am EDT
nation's war on terror. why terrorists are now planning more, smaller-scale attacks. >>> under fire. the bentley-driving mission who led anti-gay protests, accused of luring young men into sex. today, we'll hear from him. >>> and together again. joaquin phoenix returns to "letterman," with an explanation of his wacky behavior and that beard. >>> good morning. and thanks for being with us. today, congress gets a progress check on how safe the nation's transit system is when it comes to terrorism. >> that, of course, is just one front in the war on terror. a war, now, with more and more threats coming from within our borders. >> emily schmidt has the details this morning from washington. good morning, emily. >> reporter: rob and vinita, good morning to you. the u.s. counterterrorism chief says over the past year, we've seen more significant terror developments than any year since 9/11. there are more threats. and they're happening closer to hope home. top intelligence officials say fighting terrorism is getting more complicated because extremists are looking for help from people within u.s
PBS
Sep 21, 2010 6:00pm PDT
campaign to raise awareness of child abuse. captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> world leaders are meeting in new york for a second of talks aimed at renewing efforts to achieve the un's millennium development goals. current projections indicate the united nations could come short of meeting its poverty reduction targets as planned by 2015. german chancellor angela merkle said tuesday good governance should be a greater priority for countries hoping to receive development aid. >> this un video clip underscores the importance of the millennium development goals. it shows people reporting from across the world on what has been achieved and what still needs doing. there are eight goals in total. they include tackling poverty and hunger, introducing universal primary education, and fighting diseases like aids and malaria. progress has been modest. it is widely acknowledged that not all will be fulfilled on time. african leaders appealed for more to be done. >> it is clear that the continent still has far to go, yet i know that if we intensify our
ABC
Sep 22, 2010 5:00am EDT
, president obama will deliver the first of two speeches at the united nations today. he will review anti-poverty goals adopted in 2000. tomorrow he delivers an address to the entire u.n. general assembly. >>> we are about to get insight into the final debate on a new strategy to the afghan war. bob madrassa has written a new book that reveals the president's policy aides were deeply divided over. -- bob woodward. the book goes on sale next tuesday. >>> a shake-up on the president's economic team, a voter fears about the economy have the white house in overdrive this morning. emily smith has the details. good morning. >> good morning. fall begins today. in washington that is a reminder that the election is around the corner. that means an increased focus on campaigning and a focus on the one, people say is number that is the economy. yesterday the census of the american recovery has slowed in recent months. single-family house construction rose 4% in august while more than half of u.s. states saw unemployment rates rise. the person who reviews the president's daily economic meetings, larr
NBC
Sep 17, 2010 4:00am PDT
viewers across the nation, including the pacific time zone. i'm lynn berry, and today we begin with finally nearing the end. after five long months, crews in the gulf of mexico have taken a major step toward permanently plugging up the blown out well behind the worst offshore oil spill in the u.s. history. for more on that, we go to kristin dahlgren, live in for us in louisiana with more. kristin, good morning. >> good morning to you, lynn. day 150 and word that that relief well that they started drilling shortly after this all started has finally intersected with the 2 1/2 miles below the floor of the gulf. admiral thad allen said that the two wells were connected and that the next step was to pump mud and cement down into that well to permanently seal it off. one step in the recovery. oil continues to wash ashore. and take a look at these pictures. so many dead fish. almost looks like a gravel road. scientists say it was caused by lack of oxygen and it's not uncommon here, but people are asking that the oil dispersants didn't play into that. meantime, bp's outgoing ceo tony haywar
ABC
Sep 21, 2010 6:00pm EDT
. >> blouse is the nation's in 1958, richard h. berger single-handedly held off enemy attackers before he was mortally wounded. the mission had previously been classified. his sons received the award on his behalf. >> sources say republican leaders will outline an agenda on thursday at a hardware store in virginia. the plan includes ideas from hundreds of thousands of republican voters in an online poll. thanks to an anonymous donor, the nonprofit party -- tea party patriots have received money that and to the terms of agreement will not be used for a specific candidates. >> donovan mcnabb tackles an important issue for kids. now he is trying to set an -- a different type of record on the for delafield. >> -- on the football field. and a local library is turning of the heat on some bedbugs. >> and other spectacular weather day, but changes on the way. ♪ storyteller: hey diddle diddle the cat and the fiddle the cow jumped over the moon. then quickly fell back to earth, landing on the roof of a dutch colonial. luckily, geico recently helped the residents with homeowners insurance. they we
ABC
Sep 11, 2010 1:00pm EDT
travel these halls every day come here for one purpose only: to help defend our nation and the cause of freedom around the world. it's been that way for nearly 70 years. the story you're about to hear today is a story i hope will reach every american, because it's really a story about america, about ordinary american families, about how we face the perils, uncertainties, and tragedies of life, and about how we, as individuals and a nation, come together to heal the wounds of those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for all that we hold dear. it's a story of reflection, remembrance, and renewal. it's also a story about hope for the future. >> and i remember--you know, some days my wife would be sitting here, and just the fact that her presence-- that's all i wanted, was just her presence. we didn't have to say anything, the fact that i knew that she was there and i was over here, that's all i cared about. nothing else. that i knew that she was here. >> the other two came home, and i made sure they got some good food, you know, stuffed 'em as much as i could, with anything they'd eat, f
FOX News
Sep 26, 2010 6:30am EDT
done with the national media at least for now. smart strategy or will it back fire on this tea party favorite? >> she's drawing fire from both sides. >> i'm not going to do anymore national media because this is my focus, delaware is my focus and the local media is my focus. >> why is delaware's darling shunning the national media? plus, eight city council members were arrested in california. did the mainstream media withhold one tiny fact intentionally? ú i needed more customers, so i got my nephew to build a website. i hired someone to make my website... five months ago. we are building a website by ourselves. announcer: there's an easier way. create your own small-business site with intuit websites. just choose a style that fits your business and customize, publish and get found in three easy steps. sweet. all from just $4.99 a month, get a 30-day free trial at intuit.com. with the most advanced engine in its class? that it has three cylinrs with dual overhead cams? that it has 50 horsepow? and intense acceleration? now what if we told you it was a john deere? prepare to ha
FOX News
Sep 25, 2010 11:30pm EDT
republican nominee for the u.s. senate christine o'donnell is done with the national media at least for now. smart strategy or will it back fire on this tea party favorite? >> she's drawing fire from both sides. >> i'm not going to do anymore national media because this is my focus, delaware is my focus and the local media is my focus. >> why is delaware's darling shunning the national media? plus, eight city council members were arrested in california. did the mainstream media withhold one tiny fact intentionally? check out covergirl clean makeup. take off that mask. lose that heavy makeup look, and slip into lightweight coverage that really fits. clean makeup. easy breezy beautiful covergirl. i'm gonna need my biggest player. a change in the lineup? [ female announcer ] one bottle of ultra dawn has the grease-cleaning power of two of this competing brand. [ sponge ] way to go, kid. [ female announcer ] dawn does more... [ sponge ] so it's not a chore. ♪ i like your messy hair ♪ i like the clothes you wear ♪ i le the way you sing ♪ and when you dance with me ♪ you always
MSNBC
Sep 16, 2010 5:30am EDT
national mall in washington, where we are all getting loose for the "morning joe" bipartisan health challenge in a couple hours, democratic and republican leaders will walk together at the behest of one mika brzezinski to promote her agenda of healthy living and fighting obesity. among the power walkers with us today, jvalerie jarrett, pennsylvania governor ed rendell and kirsten gillibrand. joe and i will head for the airport as soon as the exercising begins. glad you are watching us this morning on msnbc or listening to us live on the radio. shoot us an e-mail or text the word awake followed by your response to 622639. the next 30 minutes will be your cram session for this thursday, september 16th. a lot to tell you about today, including another wayne for a palin-backed candidate this one in new hampshire. plus, i'm still stuck in the old tv news convention of wearing pants on the air. no such inhibition for this newsman in slovenia. we'll have the latest pantsless headlines in just a few minutes. first the news live at 5:30 a.m. here in the nation's capital of washington. >>> es
ABC
Sep 28, 2010 6:30am EDT
that it plans to continue its growth across the nation. >> i thought it was good at first but now i'm worried about the competition because in might drive up the -- now because it might drive up the prices. >> reporter: the deal won't be final until 2012. sherrie johnson, abc2 news. >> what do you think? the story is on facebook. you can leave your comments on how you think this will affect airline prices. head to abc2news.com and click at the bottom of the home page. go to facebook. >>> a look now at the stories making headlines around the nation. justin, listen up. anyone living in the city of angels got a taste of purgatory yesterday. l.a. had 113 degrees, the highest since 1877. it's an unexpected summer in this full week of autumn. those hitting the beach did whatever they could to keep cool, like using umbrellas while on the sidewalk, to stepping into a fountain with their clothes on. >> it's hotter than hell out here. >> i thought it was fall, guess not. >> do you agree, the national weather service says the prolonged period of heat is caused by a ridge of high pressure that is
CBS
Sep 27, 2010 7:00pm EDT
. experts say we now have the number one schools in the nation. when it comes to expanding opportunity in every neighborhood, i know that we must do even better. now practice clears forest and uses explosives to essentially blow the top off of mountains and then machines go in to sweep out the coal. the land left behind is dumped in to valley and covers up streams. >>> members of a kansas-based church known for protesting military funerals are planning to be in our area next week. it's the west burrow baptist church and they are planning to protest in silver spring. looney was killed in a helicopter crash in afghanistan earlier this month. >>> and the pentagon says it spent $47,000 to destroy almost 10,000 copies of a book which it claims threatens national security. it is called "operation dark heart spy craft." it had been scheduled to come out on august 31st but the pentagon officials stood by and watched as copies of that first edition were cut in to shreds and recycled. >> think it is possible that things got out there, and d.o.d. had concerns about and the publisher warned them abou
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